Pancytopenia

What is Pancytopenia?

Pancytopenia is a medical condition in which there is a reduction in the number of red and white blood cells, as well as platelets.........most commonly this occurs in EBV infection,but it can occur in many other conditions and warrants full further evaluation

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hi Dr Oana,
My mother 86 years old has now pancytopenia (wbc:400, Hb:6.5, Plt:45000) with nearly normal blood biochemistry. 20 days ago she had...

doctor1 MD

Hi, dear.
I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern. She has sudden onset pancytopenia. Many causes of pancytopenia is...

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hello doctor my brother is ill he had low platlet count low rbc and low wbc he was sick when he was diagnosed that time was dengue season we doctor...

doctor1 MD

Hello,

Thanks for posting your query. I can understand your concern for your brother. It is true that Fanconi’s anemia is a probable diagnosis...

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Hello Doctor Thank you I am actually asking about a condition that my long-term boyfriend has been being treated for for one year. I asked him to...

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Brief Answer:
Bone marrow examination is required to know the cause of pancytopenia.

Detailed Answer:
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Thanks for posting your query on...

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